The promotional materials for the Spam Oreo burger made by McDonald’s in China (Image: McDonald’s)
We’re all for mixing up candy and savoury however this could be a step too far.
McDonald’s in China is releasing a brand new product – slices of Spam in a bun, topped with an Oreo cookie crumb and mayonaise.
Information of the burger has been shared internationally after Daniel Ahmad, from London, posted promotional footage on Twitter.
He stated: ‘McDonald’s China is introducing a brand new Oreo x Spam burger on December 21. There will likely be 400,000 produced and bought.’
‘Look, I noticed this so you must see it too. Sorry, that’s the way it works.’
The McDonald’s web site highlights that Spam is a trademark however didn’t point out Oreo, so individuals weren’t completely certain the crumbs have been formally made by the biscuit model, however stated it was that style and texture.
Though it would sound like a hoax, Metro.co.uk spoke to somebody who has tried it, and others have posted on social media about getting their fingers on one.
Surprisingly, it truly has some good opinions.
Jeff, a Canadian who lives in Shanghai, went to attempt it with some associates however advised Metro.co.uk that you would solely order one per individual.
Jeff’s second serving of the burger (Image: @TheJeffon45)
After sharing the primary one between them, they loved it a lot they ordered extra.
He stated: ‘We discovered it .. we ate it .. it was actually good .. no joke!’
After some confusion about whether or not the white sauce within the image on the McDonald’s web site was Oreo cream or one thing else, Jeff confirmed that it’s mayonnaise.
Though Jeff wasn’t certain of the origin behind the mixture, some on social media advised it was primarily based on a Chinese language meme, which is difficult to elucidate to non-native audio system.
One other Twitter consumer @liqnqing stated the burger didn’t look nice however he didn’t assume it was too unhealthy when he took a chunk.
@nofromearth stated it was ‘good truly’.
Not everybody was a fan although – Cameron Fowler filmed a video of himself attempting it for Youtube and stated it was ‘one of many worst issues I’ve ever eaten’.
With simply 400,000 out there in a rustic of 1.4 billion individuals, it’s anticipated to promote out on the launch date right this moment.
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